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The Caucasus, or Caucasia, is a region between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea and mainly occupied by Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and south western Russia. [Wikipedia]

Armenia launches rocket attack on Ordubad, Nakhchivan

ANKARA  Armenian armed forces launched a missile attack on the territory of the Ordubad region, said Azerbaijan Defense Ministry on Friday.  ❮❯ “An operational-tactical missile fired on October 15 at 10:44 ...

42 Azerbaijani civilians die in Armenia's attacks

BAKU At least 42 civilians in Azerbaijan have lost their lives, while 206 others sustained injuries in Armenian forces’ attacks on civilian settlements, Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General’s Office said on Tuesday. In...

Azerbaijan: 9 die, 34 injured in Armenian attack on civilians

GANJA/BAKU, Azerbaijan The death toll in an Armenian missile attack on Azerbaijan’s Ganja city, that happened after the agreed ceasefire, rose to 9 with 34 injured on Sunday. Azerbaijan Prosecutors Office,...

Armenia violating cease-fire: Azerbaijan

BAKU, Azerbaijan  Armenia is “grossly” violating the cease-fire agreement by trying to mount attacks, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said on Saturday, hours after the humanitarian truce came into effect. “Despite the agreement...

Azerbaijan, Armenia agree to cease-fire

MOSCOW Azerbaijan and Armenia agreed Saturday to a cease-fire that will begin Saturday.  Hostilities will be halted at midday (0800GMT) to allow an exchange of prisoners and the recovery of dead...

Armenia attacks Azerbaijani industrial city: Official

BAKU, Azerbaijan Armenian forces on Sunday launched a missile attack on Mingachevir, an industrial city in Azerbaijan, according to a senior presidential official. "Armenia's state terror against Azerbaijani civilians continues. Minutes...

Erdogan vows struggle until end of Karabakh occupation

KONYA, Turkey Turkey's president on Friday vowed to continue the struggle for Azerbaijan's territory of Upper Karabakh until it is freed from Armenian occupation. As tensions run high amid a recent...

Azerbaijan: Border clashes may stop if Armenia retreats

BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev said Wednesday that border clashes may stop if the Armenian army withdraws its troops. “If this issue is not resolved through negotiations, I have said...

End occupation in Upper Karabakh: Erdogan tells Armenia

ISTANBUL The Turkish president on Monday called on Armenia to immediately end the occupation of Azerbaijani territories, so the peace will reign in the region again. “The crisis in the region...

Azerbaijan issues final warning to Armenia

BAKU  Azerbaijan issued a final warning Monday to Armenia, which is continuing to attack civilian settlements. The Defense Ministry said in a statement that the Azerbaijani city of Terter has been...

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Turkey to continue energy search in Black Sea: Erdogan

ANKARA  Turkey is set to continue its search for energy resources in Black Sea region, where it has so far discovered 405 billion cubic meters...

Israeli warplanes strike Hamas target in Gaza Strip

GAZA CITY, Palestine  Israeli warplanes carried out airstrikes against a position of the Palestinian resistance group Hamas in the Gaza Strip late Tuesday, according to...

US: Turkish man helps free senior couple trapped in car

WASHINGTON  Mustafa Tosun, a Turkish-American mechanic, was among a few good Samaritans who rushed to the aid of a senior couple whose car had plunged...

US: Barrett's Senate confirmation vote to happen Monday

WASHINGTON The US Senate will vote on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation next week, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday. "We'll be voting...

Azerbaijan shoots down 2 Armenian UAVs

GANJA, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan shot down two Armenian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) on Tuesday, the country’s Defense Ministry said. The drones were taken down in two different...